Royals And The Reich

Royals and the Reich
Publisher Oxford University Press
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Category Biography & Autobiography
Total Pages 524
ISBN 9780195339277
Rating 4/5 from 21 reviews
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The link between Hitler's Third Reich and European royalty has gone largely unexplored due to the secrecy surrounding royal families. Jonathan Petropoulos uses unprecedented access to royal archives to tell the fascinating story of the Princes of Hesse and the important role they played in the Nazi regime.

Royals and the Reich
  • Author : Jonathan Petropoulos
  • Publisher : Oxford University Press
  • Release Date : 2008-08

The link between Hitler's Third Reich and European royalty has gone largely unexplored due to the secrecy surrounding royal families. Jonathan Petropoulos uses unprecedented access to royal archives to tell the fascinating story of the Princes of Hesse and the important role they played in the Nazi regime.

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17 Carnations
  • Author : Andrew Morton
  • Publisher : Grand Central Publishing
  • Release Date : 2015-03-10

From the author of New York Times bestseller MEGHAN comes a scandalous historical drama about the secrets hidden between the royal family, Franklin D. Roosevelt, Winston Churchill, the Duke of Windsor, and Adolf Hitler before, during, and after World War II. Andrew Morton tells the story of the feckless Edward

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The Faustian Bargain
  • Author : Jonathan Petropoulos
  • Publisher : Oxford University Press
  • Release Date : 2000-03-30

Nazi art looting has been the subject of enormous international attention in recent years, and the topic of two history bestsellers, Hector Feliciano's The Lost Museum and Lynn Nicholas's The Rape of Europa. But such books leave us wondering: What made thoughtful, educated, artistic men and women decide to put

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Go Betweens for Hitler
  • Author : Karina Urbach
  • Publisher : OUP Oxford
  • Release Date : 2015-07-24

This is the untold story of how some of Germany's top aristocrats contributed to Hitler's secret diplomacy during the Third Reich, providing a direct line to their influential contacts and relations across Europe — especially in Britain, where their contacts included the press baron and Daily Mail owner Lord Rothermere and

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Hitler and the Habsburgs
  • Author : James Longo
  • Publisher : Diversion Books
  • Release Date : 2018-11-06

“A detailed and moving picture of how the Habsburgs suffered under the Nazi regime…scrupulously sourced, well-written, and accessible.”—Publishers Weekly (starred review) It was during five youthful years in Vienna that Adolf Hitler's obsession with the Habsburg Imperial family became the catalyst for his vendetta against a vanished empire,

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Private  The Royals
  • Author : James Patterson
  • Publisher : BookShots
  • Release Date : 2016-12-06

God save the Queen-but only Jack Morgan and Private can save the Royal Family. Private is the most elite detective agency in the world. But when kidnappers threaten to execute a Royal Family member in front of the Queen, Jack Morgan and his team have just 24 hours to stop them.

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Hitler s Home Front
  • Author : Jill Stephenson
  • Publisher : A&C Black
  • Release Date : 2006-12-31

This is a groundbreaking new study of an overlooked area of Second World War History.

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Artists Under Hitler
  • Author : Jonathan Petropoulos
  • Publisher : Yale University Press
  • Release Date : 2014-11-28

“What are we to make of those cultural figures, many with significant international reputations, who tried to find accommodation with the Nazi regime?” Jonathan Petropoulos asks in this exploration of some of the most acute moral questions of the Third Reich. In his nuanced analysis of prominent German artists, architects,

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Transnational Histories of the  Royal Nation
  • Author : Milinda Banerjee,Charlotte Backerra,Cathleen Sarti
  • Publisher : Springer
  • Release Date : 2017-04-27

This book challenges existing accounts of the nineteenth and twentieth centuries in which political developments are explained in terms of the rise of the nation-state. While monarchies are often portrayed as old-fashioned – as things of the past – we argue that modern monarchies have been at the centre of nation-construction in

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Art as Politics in the Third Reich
  • Author : Jonathan Petropoulos
  • Publisher : UNC Press Books
  • Release Date : 1999-02-01

The political elite of Nazi Germany perceived itself as a cultural elite as well. In Art as Politics in the Third Reich, Jonathan Petropoulos explores the elite's cultural aspirations by examining both the formulation of a national aesthetic policy

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Nobles and Nation in Central Europe
  • Author : William D. Godsey, Jr
  • Publisher : Cambridge University Press
  • Release Date : 2004-11-18

This is a study of Central European nobles in revolution. As one of Germany's richest, most insular and most autonomous nobilities, the Free Knights in Electoral Mainz represented the early modern noble ideal of pure bloodlines and cosmopolitan loyalties in the old society of orders. But this world came to

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A User s Guide to German Cultural Studies
  • Author : Scott D. Denham,Irene Kacandes,Jonathan Petropoulos
  • Publisher : University of Michigan Press
  • Release Date : 1997

Capitalizes on the ripeness of the German case for interdisciplinary investigation

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Nazis and Nobles
  • Author : Stephan Malinowski
  • Publisher : Oxford University Press, USA
  • Release Date : 2020-12-10

The first ever in-depth study of the role played by the nobility in the Nazi rise to power in interwar Germany, this is a fascinating portrait of an aristocratic world teetering on the edge of self-destruction.

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The Palace and the Bunker
  • Author : Frank Millard
  • Publisher : The History Press
  • Release Date : 2011-11-30

The part played by the many German and Austrian royal families in opposing Hitler has hitherto been overlooked. Prince Louis Ferdinand of Prussia was deeply involved in the German resistance movement and was questioned by the Gestapo following the 20 July plot on Hitler’s life; Otto von Habsburg, heir to

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Hitler s Art Thief
  • Author : Susan Ronald
  • Publisher : St. Martin's Press
  • Release Date : 2015-09-22

The world was stunned when eighty-year old Cornelius Gurlitt became an international media superstar in November 2013 on the discovery of over 1,400 artworks in his 1,076 square-foot Munich apartment, valued at around $1.35 billion. Gurlitt became known as a man who never was - he didn't have a bank account, never paid tax,

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